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  • Kino MacGregor Takes a Yogi’s Tour of SF in New Series ‘Stop Drop & Yoga’

    Sometimes you just need to center yourself again. International yoga instructor, author, and YouTube/social media sensation Kino MacGregor demonstrates how to do just that in her new, original web series Stop Drop & Yoga, now available to stream on Scripps uLive. Part travel series, part yoga series, this first installment follows Kino as she travels around San Francisco, […]

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  • As Retirement Crisis Looms, Video Plays Increasing Role In Savings Messaging

    Retirement is at once a beautiful thing to consider (think: days off, no work-related stress or deadlines, time to read for pleasure), and a daunting notion (think: pressure of earn more, save more, now, now, now). The looming “retirement crisis” does nothing to calm anxiety related to the latter. Reports on that — including the […]

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  • In the Magnet Media Production Studio: What’s Been Happening Lately?

    Science labs for puppets, holiday sing-a-longs, branded beer Vines — it’s been a busy year in our in-office studio. We moved to our current location nearly two years ago now. Time’s passed quickly and has been filled with a variety of video projects we’re proud of — many of which were shot right here in studio. Within the past […]

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  • Apply! ‘Marketers that Matter’ Awards in SF; Applications Due Jan. 23rd

    Sponsored by The Wall Street Journal and Twitter, the 2015 Marketers that Matter Awards Gala will aim to answer the question: who is defining the new frontier of marketing? After the ongoing application process, open through January 23rd, a panel of judges will determine award-worthy marketing leaders, highlighting executives and teams who created important, influential programs with proven results throughout the year. “Marketing has never seen a […]

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  • #GoodThings With Martha Stewart (New Episodes Until Christmas!)

      Don’t forget to check Martha Stewart’s site and YouTube channel today and in the days leading up to Christmas for last-second tips and tricks that will help take your holiday hosting to the next level. On the latest episode of #GoodThings, Martha shares how to make Hazelnut Chocolate Cups (yum). Check out the full playlist below — and […]

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  • Events This Week: Holiday Parties, Hackathons, & More!

    December is in full swing. Our office is decorated, our holiday party is scheduled, and we’re collectively pushing our efforts toward making the next two weeks uber-productive leading into the holiday break. It’s a busy time of year, to be sure, but there’s plenty of reason to squeeze in a few of this week’s events into […]

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  • #GoodThings Video Series With Martha Stewart (Bloody Marys, Chestnuts, Irish Oatmeal Biscuits!)

    It started on November 10th and will go through Christmas Eve, with a new Magnet-made video on Martha Stewart’s website and YouTube channel every weekday featuring Ms. Stewart creating holiday-themed crafts, foods, and/or drinks. It’s a really fun series that we’re excited about — in large part because each episode teaches us how to make something awesome. […]

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  • Events This Week: How to Start a Business, Tech Breakfast, & Happy Thanksgiving!

    Though it’s a short week, there are still some worthwhile tech, digital, and marketing events to check out in the NYC area before our collective focus rightfully shifts from work to holiday food, family, and friends. See those below and Happy Thanksgiving! MONDAY How to Start a Business in NYC Monday, Nov 24 (06:30 PM) @ Pearl Studios […]

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  • Top 10 Video Industry Trends – Winter 2014

    Alongside our friends at CakeWorks, we co-hosted Digital Video Zen here last week, and event that brought together video industry leaders for two panels on the hot topics of video distribution and monetization. In between the panels, guests took part in discussion about high-level solutions and approaches to industry challenges. We offered this list of Top 10 Video Industry Trends as […]

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  • Video Series: #GoodThings Holiday Special With Martha Stewart

    We launched an exciting project this week — deployment of one video per day from November 10th through Christmas Eve for the Martha Stewart website and YouTube channel. Each holiday-themed video shows Martha in her element, providing quick, insider tips and tricks for the creation of inventive (but accomplishable) seasonal foods, drinks, and crafts. Check […]

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